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Women Supporting Women At The Inaugural Tonic Awards
by Cindy Marcolina - Mar 30, 2017

The May Fair Hotel welcomed a vast array of women ready to celebrate their fellow sisters' achievements in the British theatre world on Wednesday 26 March. (more...)

Photo Flash: Rehearsals Begin for New West End Cast of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Rehearsals began this week for the new West End cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child who will start their performances at the Palace Theatre in London's West End on 24 May 2017 following the final performance from the current cast on 21 May 2017.  (more...)

Signature Theatre's 2017-18 Season Will Celebrate Great American Composers
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer and Managing Director Maggie Boland announce the full lineup for Signature Theatre's 2017/18 season. (more...)

All-Female Cast Reclaim MEDEA for the Modern Era at Bristol Old Vic
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Bristol Old Vic today announced a brand new version of Medea which will weave together the poetic Greek tragedy by Euripides and a contemporary story of female injustice, written by Chino Odimba and performed by an all-female cast.  (more...)

'Godly Inspirational Love' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Alice Faye Lucus' new book Godly Inspirational Love ($16.99, paperback, 9781498482448; $8.99, eBook, 9781498482455) contains rhyming religious poetry that reflects the author's daily walk with Lord Jesus. When she sees His mighty works and experiences His saving grace, He inspires her to write of His compassion, love and redeeming grace. We serve an awesome God who is worthy of our praise and glorification. Lucas strives to glorify, praise and thank Him in all poetry that she writes. This book is easy reading and speaks to the heart. It can be beneficial to teenagers and all adults. It praises and glorifies God, His saving grace, His works of nature and His wonder working ways and gives comfort and hope in trials or loss of loved ones. (more...)

Tovah Feldshuh to Lead Holocaust Remembrance Reading of ANDA'S LOVE at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

The Old Globe will participate in the National Jewish Theater Foundation - Holocaust Theater International Initiative - Remembrance Readings 2017 in Honor of Elie Wiesel. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - March 30, 2017
by - Mar 30, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 30 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Kansas City Actors Theatre to Stage Free Reading of UNDER MILK WOOD
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Kansas City Actors Theatre (KCAT) continues their Season 12 staged reading series with a free script-in-hand staged reading of Dylan Thomas's comic 'play for Voices,' Under Milk Wood on Sunday, April 23rd at 2:00 pm at the H&R Block City Stage in Union Station. (more...)

2017 OZY Genius Award Recipients Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

OZY Media has just announced the ten recipients of the 2017 OZY GENIUS AWARDS! Ten college students were selected to receive up to $10,000, along with time, money, and resources to pursue their genius idea. (more...)

CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND's Vincent Rodriguez III to Host Prospect Theater's 2017 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Prospect Theater Company has announced the host for its 2017 Annual Gala event, 'Prospect at the Penthouse: Reaching New Heights,' to be held on Monday, May 8, 2017 from 6 - 10pm at Manhattan Penthouse (80 Fifth Avenue). (more...)

Megan Hilty, Andrew Rannells Among Guest Voice Cast of SOFIA THE FIRST Season 4
by TV News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Season four of Disney Junior's hit animated series SOFIA THE FIRST will debut FRIDAY, APRIL 28 (11:30 a.m., EDT) on Disney Channel. (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns to the Lincoln Center for Seven Performances, 6/14-18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world's most popular dance companies, will return to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for a seven-performance engagement at the David H. Koch Theater June 14 – 18, 2017.  Today, Artistic Director Robert Battle announced repertory for the season, which features the work of seven choreographers and recent premieres on three exciting programs, along with the Company debut of Battle's 2004 work Mass, set to an original score by John Mackey performed with live music. Alvin Ailey's must-see masterpiece Revelations is the uplifting finale of each performance. (more...)

Joan Baez invites Mary Chapin Carpenter and Indigo Girls to Perform at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Legendary artist and activist, Joan Baez has invited longtime fiends Mary Chapin Carpenter and Indigo Girls to perform with her at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Friday, April 7. (more...)

THREE WAY Opera Has NY Premiere at BAM Fisher, 6/15-18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Three Way, a trio of comic one-act operas for eight singers and chamber orchestra by Robert Paterson, with libretto by David Cote, has its New York premiere at BAM Fisher (Fishman Space) with a four-performance engagement June 15-18, 2017. Co-produced by Nashville Opera and American Opera Projects, the work had its world premiere January 27-29 in Nashville. (more...)

Leaders, Citizens and Musicians Come Together for CLIMATE DAY LA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Leaders, citizens, and musical artists will convene on April 21 at Climate Day LA to collaborate on building deep and lasting support for local climate action. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - March 29, 2017
by - Mar 29, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 29 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

San Diego REP Announces 24th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) hosts the 24th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival from May 21 through July 9, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: GET HOOKED ON TARA SHARP with Launch Week Promo: Enjoy the Award-winning First Installment Free!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Get hooked on Tara Sharp with Launch Week Promo: As Book Three of Marianne Delacourt's series about Psychic PI Tara Sharp launches this week, readers can enjoy the award-winning first instalment for free (more...)

MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS & More Will Make a Stop at Hartford Stage
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

All aboard! The Hartford Stage 2017-18 Season barrels into town this fall with three gloriously colorful and vibrant classic titles, as well as three incisive and authentic looks at the human experience, according to Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak and Managing Director Michael Stotts. (more...)

Gilberto Santa Rosa, Monica Puig & More Announced for PUERTO RICAN PARADE 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) announced that the upcoming Parade scheduled for June 11th, 2017 on Fifth Avenue, will mark 60 years of celebrating Puerto Rican history, tradition, and achievement.  (more...)

FOOTPRINTS: Third Annual Modern Dance Festival Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre and The West Side YMCA Community Arts Department present the third annual FOOTPRINTS: A Modern Dance Festival, May 18-20, 2017 at 7 PM, at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater, 5 West 63rd St. (more...)

MARIAN, NEVERWHERE, SUPERTRUE, Fringe and More Slated for Know Theatre's 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

For 20 years, Know Theatre has been creating a theatrical playground in Cincinnati, uniting audiences and artists in a love of theatre, art, and and community. (more...)

BWW Review: ADAM & EVE... AND STEVE, King's Head Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Mar 29, 2017

Adam & Eve... and Steve has a bit of panto, a bit of the Edinburgh Fringe and a whole lot of great songs, but not quite the musical chops to reach its full potential. (more...)

The Old Globe to present Reading of ANDA'S LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

The Old Globe is proud to participate in the National Jewish Theater Foundation - Holocaust Theater International Initiative - Remembrance Readings 2017 in Honor of Elie Wiesel. The Globe will present a reading ofAnda's Love by Joshua Sobol, directed by the Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, featuring Globe favorites Tovah Feldshuh (Golda's Balcony) and Natacha Roi (The Winter's Tale), with Talley Beth Gale (M.F.A. student in The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program) reading stage directions. (more...)

COMVO App Makes Talking Cool Again
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

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Ally Theatre Company Debuts with MIZ WASHINGTON
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

??????? When the Mother of America stands trial, will anyone emerge innocent? (more...)

Co-Opera Presents Tchaikovsky's EUGENE ONEGIN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Taking a spell from their ongoing successful national tour, Co-Opera returns home to Adelaide for a brief break from travelling to present the home crowd with their most ambitious and splendid production to date, Tchaikovsky's sweeping opera Eugene Onegin. (more...)

Classic Stage Company Gala Celebrates Stephen Schwartz with Patina Miller, Judy Kuhn, Jeremy Jordan, and More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Danielle Brooks, Gabriel Ebert, Raul Esparza, Ann Harada, Judy Kuhn, Jeremy Jordan, Patina Miller, Jason Sudeikis, George Takei, Broadway Inspirational Voices and many others to be announced will headline Musical Masterworks, The Music of Stephen Schwartz, a gala benefit for Off-Broadway's esteemed Classic Stage Company on Monday, May 15, 2017 at Alice Tully Hall (1941 Broadway). (more...)

SVVR 2017 Shines Global Spotlight on Latest in VR Technology and Entertainment
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

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Michael Ball and Alfie Boe Will Bring TOGETHER to New York City Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Following the phenomenal success of their double platinum selling #1 UK album Together (released in the US by Decca Records), and a major sold out UK tour, musical legends Michael Ball and Alfie Boe have announced their first-and-only U.S. performance on May 23 at New York City Center. Tickets will be available at noon on April 5, 2017at www.livenation.com and www.nycitycenter.org. (more...)

5th Annual LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER: BOULDER Set for Unity of Boulder
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Listen To Your Mother (LTYM) is a one-day live staged-reading event where local writers share their stories of the beauty and the beast that is motherhood. The 5th Annual Listen To Your Mother: Boulder will be held on Saturday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m. at Unity of Boulder, 2855 Folsom St, Boulder, CO 80304. (more...)

Congressman G. K. Butterfield Will Be Honored at Arena Stage's A RAISIN IN THE SUN Opening
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater will present the American Voice Award to Congressman G. K. Butterfield (D-NC) on Thursday, April 6, 2017 as part of the opening night celebration for Lorraine Hansberry's groundbreaking drama A Raisin in the Sun. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of SKELETON CREW at The Old Globe, with Tonye Patano and More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

The Old Globe presents Skeleton Crew by Dominique Morisseau. The Globe is the first regional theatre in the country to mount the play, which was presented here as a reading in the 2014 Powers New Voices Festival before an acclaimed Off Broadway run. San Diego director Delicia Turner Sonnenberg makes her Globe debut to helm the award-winning drama, which is presented in association with San Diego's MOXIE Theatre, where Turner Sonnenberg is Founding Artistic Director. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in character below! (more...)

Stephen Sondheim Will Be Feted at New York Festival of Song's 2017 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

On Wednesday, April 19 at 7:00 p.m. at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York Festival of Song presents Honoring Stephen Sondheim, an evening to benefit NYFOS's 29th Season. The Gala is co-chaired by Jamie Bernstein and Hal Prince, and Guest of Honor Stephen Sondheim will be in attendance. (more...)

MCC Theater Launches Matching Challenge to Fund First Permanent Home
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

MCC Theater announced today the launch of a matching gift challenge made possible by The Robert W. Wilson Charitable Trust. (more...)

Trae Crowder and More Set for Artists Rise Up Los Angeles's TRANSPARENCY, TAXES & TWEETS Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

On Tax Day, ARTISTS RISE UP LOS ANGELES presents an evening of comedy, TRANSPARENCY, TAXES & TWEETS, with Trae Crowder ('The Liberal Redneck') as headliner, benefiting the Southern Poverty Law Center. (more...)

8th Annual NYC Independent Film Festival to Take Place This May
by Movies News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The 8th Annual NYC Independent Film Festival (NYCIndieFF) will take place this year from May 1st to May 7th in the heart of New York City. (more...)

Dolly Wells Replaces Maura Tierney in Hamish Linklater's THE WHIRLIGIG Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The New Group has announced that Dolly Wells will join Noah Bean, Norbert Leo Butz, Jon DeVries, Alex Hurt, Zosia Mamet, Jonny Orsini and Grace Van Patten in Hamish Linklater's The Whirligig. (more...)

Clean Energy Plan Killed. Resurrected by the People.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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Remy Bumppo and Silk Road Rising present the Chicago Premiere of GREAT EXPECTATIONS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Remy Bumppo and Silk Road Rising are pleased to announce that they are joining artistic forces to bring the American premiere of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations, adapted by Tanika Gupta, to Chicago. (more...)

Review Roundup: LA Opera's TALES OF HOFFMANN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

L.A. Opera presented TALES OF HOFFMANN, now playing through April 15th. (more...)

SELL/BUY/DATE's Sarah Jones to Emcee 8th Annual Lilly Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The 8th Annual Lilly Awards Ceremony, which celebrates women of distinction in the American Theater, will this year be hosted by Tony Award-winning playwright, Sarah Jones, with honorees to be announced soon. (more...)

The Palm Springs Gay Men's Chorus Closes A Record Breaking Season With PALM SPRINGS POPS
by David Green - Mar 28, 2017

Capping off another successful season of shows for the Palm Springs Gay Men's Chorus will be a tour-de-force celebration of the popular music of our lifetime with 'Palm Springs Pops.' The beautiful and powerful vocal talents of local favorites Keisha D. and Charles Herrera, along with over 85 chorus Voices, will sing songs of love, joy, loss and hope from Les Miserables, Something Rotten! and Hairspray in addition to one of George and Ira Gershwin's most prolific musicals Porgy & Bess.  'My philosophy this season has been to give the audience not just a concert, but a dynamic show. We are thrilled to end our 3-concert season with Keisha and Charles joining our program, who are two-of-the-most vibrant and in-demand performers in the Coachella Valley,' said Douglas Wilson, Artistic Director. (more...)

VIDEO: Amazon Original Series BOSCH Launches Season 3 4/21
by TV News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The Amazon Original Series BOSCH will launch its third season exclusively on Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories on Friday, April 21. (Watch a recap of Seasons 1 & 2 below) (more...)

COMEDY ON WHEELS Celebrates Canada's Birthday with Belly Laughs!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Award-winning theatre company Realwheels presents Comedy on Wheels: Celebrating Canada's Birthday with Belly Laughs! This community-based performance has absolutely zero intention to inspire, but every intention to make you giggle. Comedy on Wheels takes place May 18-20, for three performances only, at Performance Works on Granville Island (1218 Cartwright Street). (more...)

Kids On Stage Summer Program at Playhouse on Park: Register Today!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

This summer, introduce your budding young actor to theater through creative play and interactive fun at Playhouse on Park! Registration for Kids On Stage is now open to students in kindergarten through 5th grade. The class runs in two sessions: session one starts June 26 through June 30, and session two starts July 24 through July 28.  (more...)

Apply Now for O'Neill Center's 2017 Cabaret Fellows Program
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center is now accepting applications for the Cabaret & Performance Conference Fellows Program. (more...)

International Festival of Arts & Ideas Announces 2017 Season Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas today announced complete details for Festival 2017, which will begin on June 3 and continues for three weeks through June 24 in New Haven, Connecticut.  (more...)

THE KING AND I to Dance Into Chicago This Summer; Tickets on Sale This Friday!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Broadway In Chicago has announced that individual tickets for the Chicago premiere of The Lincoln Center Theater Production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's THE KING AND I will go on sale Friday, March 31, 2017. (more...)

Dynamic Blues Singer-Songwriter Gina Sicilia Sets Release of Soulful New Album
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

Dynamic blues vocalist and veracious live performer Gina Sicilia's new album, Tug of War, celebrates her status as one of the reigning Voices in modern blues marking a potent evolution in her songwriting. (more...)

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